Joliet Man Loses All His Bitcoin After Fraudster Hijacks His Phone Number Hacks His AccountsAll of a Joliet man's Bitcoin went poof, gone, vanished, after a hacker got into his accounts and drained the cryptocurrency.
Story Of Suburban Mom Being Hacked And Locked Out Of Facebook Resonates With Many Others Around Country Who've Had It HappenOur story on a local Facebook hacking victim touched a nerve with people across the country, and now they're telling us about their own struggles to regain access to their accounts.
Single Mom Had $1,700 Stolen From Her Account, But Bank Won't Refund Her Without Proof She Was Hacked"I file a police report, I go by the book, but I have to find out who hacked into my phone and did this? I can't do that. I don't know how to do that," Nicole Saez said.
Cyber Attack Disrupts Brewing, Shipments For Molson CoorsThe Chicago-based company operates 20 breweries and packing plants across the U.S., Canada, and Europe. It hasn't said which locations were impacted.
Man Has His Illinois Unemployment Account Hacked And Earnings Taken, And No Red Flags Are RaisedA man wants to know where his money is, after someone hacked into his Illinois Department of Employment Security account and took off with his earnings.
Business Owner Said Hacker Stole Her Credit Card Reward Points In A Growing ScamHave you checked your travel rewards or credit card points?
After Russian Hack Of Illinois Voter Database In 2016, State Beefed Up Election CybersecurityThree-and-a-half years after a Russian breach of voter databases, the fight against foreign influence on voters continues nationwide.
FBI Sending Out A Warning When Using Smart TVs"They are really replacing TVs before they even break because they are such a good value."
Customer Says He Was Robbed By A Bank, Phone Scammer"I'm not trying to scam anybody. I just want my money back."
2 Investigators: Criminals Are Hacking Electronic Monitoring SystemsElectronic ankle monitoring bracelets keep criminals under close watch, but CBS 2 investigators found many criminals discovered a way to beat the system.
Facebook, Twitter Chiefs Face Lawmakers Amid Election Security ConcernsCongress has sharply criticized the social media companies over the last year as it has become clear that they were at the forefront of Russia's interference in the 2016 elections.
As Elections Approach, What's The Risk Of Russian Meddling?Experts said it is too late to safeguard U.S. voting systems and campaigns this election cycle.
Women Say They Were Denied Jobs Because They Had 'Ghetto' NamesSeveral women are claiming they were discriminated against after receiving an email saying their "ghetto" name disqualified them from working at a Missouri company.
$13.2M Grant To Help Illinois Stop Vote Tampering After Russian HackTwo years after Russian operatives successfully hacked into the Illinois State Board of Elections database and viewed information for tens of thousands of voters, Illinois was awarded a $13.2 million grant aimed at stopping vote tampering.
‘Lizard Squad’ Hacker Admits To Conspiracy Targeting ‘Thousands’A Maryland man with ties to international hacking groups with “thousands of victims” pleaded guilty in Chicago Tuesday to a conspiracy that may land him behind bars.